Archive for September, 2008

Austrian right wing tries in vain to shed extremism – Feature

Tuesday, September 23rd, 2008

Vienna – Austria’s two right-wing parties are presenting themselves as mainstream political groups in the campaign for the upcoming general elections, as polls predict they could win up to 28 per cent of vote.

City bans part of Holocaust exhibition

Tuesday, September 23rd, 2008

Far Right extremists flee anti-mosque rally in Germany

Tuesday, September 23rd, 2008

Uganda seeking miniskirt ban

Thursday, September 18th, 2008
Source: BBC News

Uganda seeking miniskirt ban: Uganda’s ethics and integrity minister says miniskirts should be banned – because women wearing them distract drivers and cause traffic accidents.

English
BBC News

Neo-Nazi website hacked, information released

Friday, September 12th, 2008
Source: Infoshop News

English
Infoshop News

German
Frankfurter Rundschau

Jewish Activists Hack Anti-Semitic Facebook Group

Friday, September 12th, 2008

A group calling itself the Jewish Internet Defense Force (JIDF) hacked into a Facebook group called, “Israel” is not a country!

Study: Transgender vets face discrimination

Friday, September 12th, 2008
by Rick Maze
Source: Air Force Times

A new study by a California research center finds that transgender veterans — people who changed their sex after getting out of the military — believe they are facing discrimination and disrespect at Department of Veterans Affairs medical facilities.

2 in Denmark arrested over neo-Nazi music

Friday, September 12th, 2008

German police say that two Danish men have been arrested for the production and distribution of neo-Nazi music under the label Celtic Moon.

Yeshiva University is shocked by transgender Professor

Wednesday, September 10th, 2008
by Rebecca Rosenberg
Source: New York Post

Summer Fun: Learning to Goose Step

Wednesday, September 10th, 2008
by Cameron Ainsworth-Vincze
Source: macleans.ca

Germany, August 2008: Thirty-nine teenagers in Rostock (North-Eastern Germany) were sent home from a camp as police officials found towels with prints of swastikas. The teenagers were part of a movement which calls itself “Heimattreue deutsche Jugend” – Home faithful German Youth. This movement is known to have nationalistic views and tight connection to the extreme right-wing party NDP.

English
timesonline.co.uk

German
welt.de